Scholarships

You're committed to preparing for your career and your future. Penn College corporate partners, community members, employees, and alumni are committed to investing in your passion through scholarship support.

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One application , open each year between December 1 and March 1, is all that's needed to be considered for more than 300 unique Penn College Scholarships.

Scholarship application

Academic Area
Major
Semester
FT/PT

Tracy A. Garis Memorial Scholarship

Mrs. Cheryl Garis Bauder
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Dental Hygiene | A.A.S.
    • Dental Hygiene | B.S.
    • Dental Hygiene, Completion, Online | B.S.
  • Is an active student-leader on campus
  • Enrolled full-time
Semester
  • Fall

United Concordia Dental Hygiene Scholarship

Ms. Katie Miller
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Dental Hygiene | A.A.S.
    • Dental Hygiene | B.S.
    • Dental Hygiene, Completion, Online | B.S.
  • Are a racial or ethnic minority
  • Female student
  • Demonstrates citizenship and community service
  • Enrolled full-time
Semester
  • Fall

Penn College General Services Scholarship

Mr. Donald Luke
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Building Construction Technology | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Construction | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Plant Production Technology | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Horticulture Technology: Plant Production Emphasis | Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Plumbing | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student

Russell and Betty Bridgens Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Marc Bridgens
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Plumbing | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year student

Jedd Paup Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Steve Spangler, Sec
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Plumbing | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year student

Robert F. and Dorothy J. Dietrich Machining Scholarship

Mr. Robert Dietrich
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding | Certificate
  • Graduate of Windber High School, any high school in Somerset or Cambria counties
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

UGI Utilities, Inc. Scholarship

Mr. Stephen B. Borza
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding | Certificate
  • Be a second-year ​ , third-year ​ ,  or fourth-year student

Dwight E. Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship

Mrs. Kay D. Stoltzfus
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Architecture & Sustainable Design | B.S.
    • Architecture | A.A.S.
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
    • Building Automation Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Building Construction Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Concrete Science Technology | A.A.S
    • Construction Management | B.S.
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Electric Power Generation Technology: Diesel Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Construction | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Engineering CAD Technology | A.A.S.
    • Engineering Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Industrial Design | B.S.
    • Landscape/Horticulture Technology: Plant Production Emphasis | Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Landscape/Plant Production Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machinist General | Certificate
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Mechatronics Technology | A.A.S.
    • Metal Fabrication Technology | A.A.S.
    • Nanofabrication Technology | Competency Credential
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management | B.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management: Building Construction Technology Concentration | B.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management: Architecture Concentration | B.S.
    • Surveying Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding | Certificate
  • Dependent of DESCCO Design and Construction Company
  • Non-traditional student with children
  • Must not have any drug related offenses
  • Letter of recommendation from a previous employer or provide reference regarding good character
  • Have been a recipient of a scholarship from the Fund in prior years
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall